|Flutterby Grande™ Peach Cobbler |
from Ball Ornamentals, bred by
Peter Podaras of Cornell University, N.Y.
Even though it is not listed as invasive in most states in the U.S., its status as an invasive plant in Oregon means Oregon’s wholesale nurseries can no longer grow the popular crop—even though nurseries were not considered a major source of the invasion because of their pruning production practices—and you won’t find Buddleia davidii or its cultivars in Oregon garden centers. To learn more about tips on keeping butterfly bush from spreading, visit the OSU Extension Web site.
from Ball Ornamentals,
bred by Peter Podaras
of Cornell University, N.Y.
For a fascinating, detailed history of the genus Buddleia, visit Plant Delights Nursery’s Web site.